Field pictures – CMAT hospital – Léogâne, Haiti

Monday, January 25, 2010 – Field pictures – CMAT hospital – Léogâne, Haiti                                  

CMAT team members submit field Photos – Haiti

Thurssday, January 21, 2010 – CMAT released photos of volunteers working in the field today. As many as 300 patients per day have been seen and treated. CMAT team members are treating a large number of infected wounds, fractures, and crush injuries. View more photos here:

Haiti hit by Second Quake 6.1 magnitude – team confirmed safe

Wednesday, January 20, 2010 – Haiti was hit by another strong earthquake, just eight days after the previous one in Port-au-Prince which left up to 200,000 dead. The quake was registered by the US Geological Survey reports at 6:03AM ET and had a magnitude of 6.1. CMAT officials in Canada have been in contact with teams […]

Canadian Medical Assistance Teams arrive in Léogâne, Haiti

Orthopaedic Surgeon and Anesthetist among medical volunteers setting up field hospital in devastated region   TORONTO, January 19, 2010 – Canadian Medical Assistance Teams (CMAT)’s second team of medical volunteers arrived safely in Port-au-Prince, Haiti late Monday evening. The team departed Toronto’s Pearson International Airport early yesterday en route to Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic and […]

CMAT Assessment Team arrives in Port-au-Prince

Saturday, January 16, 2010 – Port-au-Prince – CMAT reported that at approximately 6:45pm (Eastern time) the first CMAT assessment team safely arrived at Port-Au-Prince.  The team is the first of many that will rotate through Haiti to provide much needed medical assistance and support to the local Haitians affected by the devastating quake. It is estimated […]

Worst Earthquake in over a century hits Haiti

Wednesday January 13, 2010 – Port-au-Prince, Haiti:  A magnitude 7.0 quake with more then 20 aftershocks to date struck shortly before 5 p.m. the U.S. Geological Survey reported. It could be felt strongly in eastern Cuba, more than 200 miles away. The capitol has been largely destroyed.